Lakers

Lakers Home Opener vs. Rockets Displays Competitive Spirit of the Western Conference

Headlines floated into this game with it being the official Staples Center debut for LeBron James. That, however, is not what people will be talking about following this chaotic and wonderful game that was played Saturday night. With just over four minutes remaining and the score tight at 109-108 in favor of Houston, Brandon Ingram

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Lakers

Lakers Lair Ep. 6: More preseason action and regular season look-ahead

Welcome back to yet another evening inside of the Lakers Lair, your hosts for this podcast Randy King and BJ Boyer sat down yet again to discuss the purple in gold’s continued preseason schedule with games against the Los Angeles Clippers and the showdown with the Golden State Warriors. The Lakers would split these two games

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Carmelo Anthony

Just My Take: Carmelo Anthony Might Work In Houston

The X-Factor for the Houston Rockets this year is the attitude of Carmelo Anthony. The future Hall of Famer has to be willing to adapt his game in order for both sides to enjoy success. Melo looks like he’s ready to put in work for the Rockets this season. 👀👀 (via: ChrisJohnsonHoops/IG) pic.twitter.com/EVusyYvzeT — Basketball

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Lakers

Just My Take: The Lakers Won’t Make the Playoffs?

According to ESPN, the Los Angeles Lakers will not be making the playoffs this year. This season's projected playoff teams don't include the new-look Lakers. pic.twitter.com/TeqYtD3or6 — ESPN (@espn) August 3, 2018 Now the people who work for ESPN work in sports for a living so on their part I’m going to assume that there

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The Detroit Pistons Can Be a Playoff Team Next Season

The Detroit Pistons have the potential to be a playoff team next season with their roster. This was the second consecutive postseason they missed. If more guards can improve their shooting playing alongside the new bruiser frontcourt duo, this team can make it farther than many do expect. Not to mention, the addition of their

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Lakers

Analyzing each Los Angeles Lakers free agents not named LeBron James.

The Los Angeles Lakers wasted no time in building their roster for the 2018-2019 season after inking LeBron James to a four-year deal.  In the first 48 hours of free agency, Rob Pelinka and Magic Johnson made splashes by signing a plethora of players to help them compete for the Larry O’Brien trophy. While the James

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Philadelphia 76ers

All in all, the Philadelphia 76ers’ season was a success

Most 76ers fans will agree that this season was a treat not many were expecting. Most people, myself included, predicted 40 wins this season, and a chance at a 7th or 8th seed. I believed before the season started, that 40 wins and a playoff appearance would be a big step in the right direction

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Washington Wizards

The Golden State Warriors are facing their first true test of adversity

The Golden State Warriors are facing adversity for the first time in a while. With Kevin Durant joining the Warriors, the expectations for this team skyrocketed. Adding a bonafide scorer to a 73-win team blew those expectations through the roof. Even after they moonwalked through the playoffs last year, everyone wrote this team in the NBA

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Warriors

Key storylines for Warriors-Spurs heading into Game 3

The red-hot shooting of Klay Thompson No other player in this series has left as big an imprint as Klay Thompson. Using the gift that has made him into the elite player he is today, his sweet stroke has been crippling any chance of a Spurs upset. In the opening game of the series, Thompson

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Stephen Curry

2018 Western Conference 1st Round Preview: Golden State Warriors

Stephen Curry health It could be the biggest storyline heading into this year’s playoffs. Curry will sit out the entire first round match-up versus the San Antonio Spurs and is targeting a Western Conference semi-finals return. The injury which is diagnosed as an MCL sprain was suffered on March 23rd in the Warriors 104-96 victory

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